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Chiang Mai Top Temples & Handicraft Center Private Day Tour

4.9 / 5

14 reviews

Chiang Mai Top Temples & Handicraft Center Private Day Tour

From US$ 78.75 per person

See the 4 most sacred ancient temples in Chiang Mai's old city area. Visit Sankampaeng, where local people produce a variety of handmade products.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Thai
Pickup included
Your hotel in Chiang Mai city
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Visit the 4 most sacred temples in Chiang Mai
  • See Wat Chedi Luang, the biggest pagoda in the heart of the old city
  • Watch craftsmen at work at a factory handicraft center
  • Enjoy flexibility to your itinerary
  • Relax with a private tour operated with just your party and Led by a local guide / driver
Full description
Enjoy a day visiting Chiang Mai's ancient temples and a handicraft center to see craftsmen at work. The first stop is the 14th-century Wat Chediluang, in the heart of old city. Continue to Wat Phra Sing, the city's most venerated temple. Its smaller worship hall is a fine example of Lanna architecture. Afterwards, visit Wat Chiang Man, the first temple in Chiang Mai built by King Mangrai. Enjoy authentic Thai food for lunch before visiting the Doi Suthep Temple, perched on a mountaintop at 3,520 feet above sea level. Head to the Sankampaeng handicraft center to see silk weaving and to visit silverware, lacquerware, ceramics and jewelry factories.
  • Informative English-speaking tour guide
  • High quality air-conditioned private transportation
  • Round-trip hotel transfers
  • Entrance fees to attractions
  • Thai lunch, snacks and fruits
  • Drinking water
  • Refreshing towel
  • Local first-class travel accident insurance
  • Alcoholic drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Be sure to dress conservatively (knees and shoulders covered), as you will be visiting sacred places
  • Please advise if you are a vegetarian or allergic to any kind of food
  • The tour is suitable for all ages and levels of experience
  • It is mandatory to bring your passport on this trip
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 14 reviews

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Me and my girlfriend had an amazing day. We learnt so much about Buddhism and the temples. Our tour guide Jackie used to be a monk for seven years so is full of knowledge and wisdom. Jackie took us for some beautiful food and even recommended a dish for us which is now my girlfriends favourite Thai dish. Jackie’s English is perfect and he is very funny and great to be around. His driver Mr Wan was also great and they both really looked after us. Would fully recommend this tour and if we ever come back to Chiang Mai we would definitely tour with Jackie.

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February 12, 2020

My sister and I absolutely LOVED this tour! We had a great time visiting some of the most beautiful temples in Chiang Mai, as well as a few of the handcraft centers. Our guide, Mona, was amazing! She was very knowledgeable, let us walk around at our own pace, and even took pictures of us that she sent to us at the end of the day. We definitely recommend this tour! :)

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November 30, 2019

Best Day Ever is how I'd describe it! Jack my guide was excellent knew so much about everything going on! In and out of the temples he also was hilarious and a fantastic teacher. He made it fun and interesting the entire time! Since I had a private tour I thought 8 hours of the same person would get boring but he was excellent at keeping me engaged and interested! Job done so well no complaints! Um the driver was very safe and friendly. He ensured my safety the whole day and if I said it once I have said at least 50 times driving in Thailand is hard! He navigated threw the masses with ease and made me feel comfortable the whole time! Also I want to say that Jack had excellent English even with it being a 2nd language! I never had trouble understanding the point and his vocabulary was amazing! The spot they brought me for lunch was also a jam! 12/ 10 would recommend and even do it again myself!

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November 22, 2019

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